We Buy Houses® 2018 Housing Market Report

ABSTRACT: For the We Buy Houses® 2018 Housing Report, we asked 41 of our local We Buy Houses® office owners (experienced residential real estate investors) in 33 markets around the country about their sentiment regarding their local housing market for the coming year.  Specifically, we asked 5...

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America’s 2017 Rental Market in Review

America’s 2017 Rental Market in Review: Despite Renter Population Decrease, Prices Jumped 2.4% Politically, culturally, and ecologically, 2017 was a year of anxiety. Hurricanes and flooding ravaged the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and Texas. Political controversies dominated headlines and...

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All U.S. Homes Worth Cumulative $31.8 Trillion

Renters paid a record high $485.6 billion in 2017, a $4.9 billion increase from 2016 The entire U.S. housing stock gained $2 trillion in value over the past year. The value of all U.S. homes grew 6.5 percent in 2017, the fastest pace in four years. Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco are the...

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January Housing Numbers Unit Sales Growth

The REAL Trends Housing Market Report for January 2016 shows that housing sales increased 9.2 percent from the same month a year ago. The year-over-year gain is the strongest year-over-year increase since June 2015. The Northeast led the way with a 17.8 percent increase. “January housing sales...

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November Housing Sales Show Surprising Strength

The REAL Trends Housing Market Report for November 2015 shows that housing sales increased 7.5 percent from the same month a year ago. The year-over-year gain is the strongest year-over-year increase since June 2015. The Northeast led the way with a 16.3 percent increase, the second month in a row...

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May Housing Sales Show Strong Upward Trend From April

WHILE PRICES ARE UP SLIGHTLY. UNIT SALES UP 11.9 PERCENT WHILE PRICES UP 1.1 PERCENT. The REAL Trends Housing Market Report for May 2016 shows that housing sales increased a robust 11.9 percent from the same month a year ago. The year-over-year gain was slightly higher than April 2016 results and...

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